Northern Arizona On-site

In an effort to accommodate northern Arizona, the Certification office will be hosting a certification on-site May 11-12, 2016 at the Ponderosa High School: 2384 N. Steves Blvd., Room 137A, Flagstaff, Arizona, 86004.

Wednesday, May 11: 12:00 – 4:30 pm

Thursday, May 12: 8:00 – 4:00 pm

Services Available:

  • Conversion of Provisional Certificate $30
  • Duplicate Certificate $20
  • Extension of Provisional Certificate $20
  • Extension of Reciprocal Provisional Certificate $20
  • Name Change $20
  • Removal of Deficiencies $20
  • Renewal (for each certificate) $20
  • Substitute Certificate $60

Personal check or money order only (cash and credit cards are NOT accepted).  For questions regarding certification, please contact Maria Wells (602) 542-2009.

For more information, Northern Arizona On-Site Flyer.

Superintendent Announces Extended Tucson Hours

The Tucson Certification office will be open every Wednesday and Thursday, May through August, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Only same-day services (quick services) will be provided. All other services must be sent to the Phoenix Certification Office. We do not accept cash or credit cards. Please remember to bring your personal check, money order or cashier’s check made payable to ADE.

Same-day services include:
◾Certificate Renewals
◾Certificate Extensions
◾Certificate Conversions
◾Institutionally Recommended (IR) Certificates
◾Substitute Certificates
◾Certificate Deficiency Removals
◾Duplicate Certificate Copies
◾Name Changes
◾Address Changes

Address: 400 West Congress Street, Room 223. Tucson, Arizona, 85701.

In December of 2015, the Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas announced that the Arizona Department of Education (ADE) will maintain its Certification office in Tucson so that it can continue to serve current and future educators in southern Arizona.

Hope to see you there!